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2015 BRFSS Survey Results: Local Health Director Region 4 Demographics

Chronic Health Conditions

Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional EVER told you that you had any of the following?

(Ever told) you have kidney disease?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,678 213 2.8 2.4- 3.3 6,465 97.2 96.7-97.6
Region 4 1,217 33 2.8 1.8- 4.2 1,184 97.2 95.8-98.2
GENDER
Male 514 16 3.5 1.9- 6.4 498 96.5 93.6-98.1
Female 703 17 2.0 1.2- 3.4 686 98.0 96.6-98.8
RACE
Non-Hispanic White 800 24 3.3 1.9- 5.4 776 96.7 94.6-98.1
Non-Hispanic Black 240 *** *** *** 236 98.7 96.2-99.6
Other 153 *** *** *** 148 97.0 92.6-98.8
AGE
18-44 417 *** *** *** 412 98.5 96.1-99.4
44-64 478 15 2.9 1.7- 5.0 463 97.1 95.0-98.3
65+ 304 12 6.0 2.9-12.2 292 94.0 87.8-97.1
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 437 *** *** *** 427 96.7 93.2-98.4
Some College + 773 23 2.4 1.5- 3.8 750 97.6 96.2-98.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 520 19 4.0 2.3- 6.8 501 96.0 93.2-97.7
$50,000+ 430 *** *** *** 423 98.8 97.1-99.5

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2015 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2015 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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